Sale Date: Wednesday 13th January, 2021 – Weekly Primestock Sale

THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 13TH JANUARY, 2021
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 26 Prime Cattle, 5 OTM’s, 1280 Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Rams.
PRIME CATTLE
Bullocks (8) – Sold to a top of 246p per kg for a 615kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and to £1546.38 for a 639 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath to average 237p per kg.
Heifers – (18) – Sold to a top of 258p per kg for a 570 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by J.B. Penman Butchers, Crail and to £1592.16 for a 642 kg Limousin from the Gask and purchased by W.F. Stark Butchers, Buckhaven to average 240p per kg.
Leading Prices per kg. –
Bullocks –
Lim. 243p Gask, 242p, 238p Hilton of Beath & Nethermyres (twice), 228p (twice) Hilton of Beath.
Heifers –
Lim. 256p Craignathro & Gask, 251p Nethermyres, 250p Craignathro, 248p Gask; Simm. 248p Chapel of Barras.
Leading Prices per head –
Bullocks –
Lim. £1530.34 & £1512.90 Nethermyres, £1504.80 Hilton of Beath, £1472.58 Gask.
Heifers –
Lim. £1480.80 Hilton of Beath, £1474.56 Gask, £1470.60 Nethermyres, £1449, £1436.40 & £1431.54 Wood of Auldbar, £1427.40 Barns of Airlie; Simm. £1386.32 Chapel of Barras.
COWS (5)
Lim. £1200 (1.48p) Wairds of Alpity, £1090 (1.49p) & £880 (1.31p) Barns of Airlie
Simm. £880 (1.26p) Suttieside
A.A. £790 (1.25p) Dunlappie
PRIME HOGGS
Prime Hoggs (671) sold to a top of 341p per kg and £147 per head for a pair of 43 kg Beltex from Balbrydie. Hogg trade continues to amaze, all types well bid for with plenty buyer support.
Overall Average 260p per kg. SQQ 266p per kg.
32kg – 39kg – ave. – 257p per kg - £93 per head
39kg - 45kg – ave. – 268p per kg - £115 per head
45kg – 52kg – ave. – 254p per kg - £122 per head
Leading Prices per kg. –
Tex. – 314p Mains of Dalrulzion, 306p Er. Balgillo (twice), 304p Mains of Dalrulzion, 297p Tamsacre, 292p Gyratesmyre, 285p Coiliamy, 282p Tomlea & Er. Balgillo, 281p Drumyellow (twice)
Belt. – 320p, 316p & 313p Balbrydie
Suff. – 265p & 263p Leoch, 261p Heatherstacks, 260p Southtown of Melgund
Chev. – 262p Mains of Dalrulzion, 254p Ashmore & Strone Ltd.
Chev./Mule – 250p Ashmore & Strone Ltd.
B.F. – 236p Sidlaw, 235p Glensaugh, 232p Afflochie
Cross – 257p Middlehill, 244p Prieston
Zwartble – 259p Drumyellow
Leading Prices per head –
Tex. - £145 Mains of Dalrulzion, £138 Er. Balgillo, £135 Middlehill, Mains of Dalrulzion & Southtown of Melgund, £134 Mains of Dalrulzion (twice), £132 Middlehill, £129 Mains of Dalrulzion (twice), £128 Coiliamy, Southtown of Melgund, Middlehill & Er. Balgillo
Belt. - £138 (twice) & £136 Balbrydie, £131 Er. Balgillo
Suff. - £130 Southtown of Melgund (twice), £127 & £125 Hatton of Cargillo, £122 Middle Drimmie
B.F. - £106 Glensaugh, £97 Sidlaw
Cross - £115 Prieston, £108 Middlehill
Char. - £118 & £117 Hatton of Cargill
Zwartble - £106.50 Drumyellow
EWES & RAMS – (609) – Ave. £85. Ewe trade continues to impress. An increased trade for all types.
EWES –
Tex. - £180 Shandford, £150 Nether Logie, £136 Shandford, £131 Balbrydie, £124 Shandford
BDM - £131 Shandford, £120 Balbrydie
Chev. - £90 Ballintuim
Chev./Mule - £114 Shandford, £97 Wairds of Alpity, £89 Southtown of Melgund
Suff. - £144, £135, £131 & £126 Shandford, £124 Prieston, £115 Mill of Inverarity
Scotch Mule - £103 Prieston, £99 Mill of Inverarity, £98 Wairds of Alpity, £91 Glensaugh
B.F. - £80, £79 Twice Glenogil, £64 Greenford, £60 Glensaugh
RAMS –
Tex. - £106 Mains of Dalrulzion
B.F. - £85 & £76 Dalbog, £66 Glensaugh
BFL - £85 Laighwood
Chev. - £65 Laighwood


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